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Report of Small Fire at UCSD Scripps Institute of Oceanography

Fire crews are responding to a small, reported fire at UC San Diego's Scripps Institute of Oceanography, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department (SDFD) CaptainJoe Amador said. 

The fire was reported between the first and second floors of the building at 8861 Shellback Way at approximately 6:59 p.m., Amador said. 

When crews arrived on scene, they could smell smoke, but could not see flames. 

Fire crews remain on scene. 

No other information was immediately available.

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